• Format/Object name:

    Necklace with naja pendant

  • Date created:

    circa 1980

  • Artists/Makers:

    Wesley Gia, A:shiwi (Zuni) and Ella L. Gia (Ella Louise Gia), A:shiwi (Zuni), b. 1946

  • Place:

    Zuni Pueblo, Zuni Reservation; McKinley County; New Mexico; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Silver, turquoise, shell/shells, jet/lignite, coral, abalone/haliotis shell, stone

  • Techniques:

    Hammered, channel inlay, mosaic inlay, soldered, strung

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Formerly in the collection of Morton Silverman and Anna May Silverman; donated to NMAI in 1986.

  • Dimensions:

    41 x 8.2 cm

  • Catalog number:

    25/3014

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